Suspect Arrested for Allegedly Stabbing Two Men in Yuma
Yuma, AZ – In the early hours of this morning, a suspect was apprehended in Yuma after a violent attack that left two young men severely injured.
The incident took place at a residence on South Maple Avenue and 19th Street, prompting a swift response from the Yuma Police Department.
According to authorities, officers arrived at the scene at approximately 2:40 a.m.
to find a 23-year-old man and a 20-year-old man suffering from stab wounds.
Both victims were immediately transported to the Yuma Regional Medical Center to receive urgent medical attention.
The subsequent investigation conducted by the Yuma Police Department revealed that a 17-year-old boy had allegedly stabbed both victims during an altercation.
The motive behind the attack remains unknown at this time.
The injuries sustained by the victims were reported to be serious, underscoring the gravity of the incident.
Fortunately, law enforcement officers were able to locate and apprehend the suspect shortly after the incident.
The Yuma Police Department is urging anyone with information related to the case to come forward and assist in their ongoing investigation.
Individuals can contact the department directly or provide anonymous tips by calling 78-CRIME.
As the investigation continues, the community is left grappling with the shock of this violent incident.
Authorities will work diligently to ensure that justice is served, and the victims receive the necessary support to aid in their recovery.